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  • McHenry County-area GOP, Democratic leaders look to presidential vote

    Illinois voters who complain that March 15 is too late to matter in the presidential race, Democrat and Republican alike, have gotten their wish of re ...
    March 12, 2016 - 11:11 pm
  • In Ohio, Clinton opposes Obama auto parts trade standard

    CLEVELAND – Hillary Clinton wants stricter rules on auto imports than the Obama administration negotiated in a sweeping Pacific trade deal that's a ma ...
    March 12, 2016 - 11:07 pm
  • Chicago police: 2 officers injured after Trump cancels event

    CHICAGO – Chicago police say two officers sustained injuries when supporters of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump clashed with protesters ...
    March 12, 2016 - 10:55 pm
  • Snapshot: Illinois primary voting varies by place, gender

    CHICAGO – If past trends hold up, some Illinois voters will be more active than others in Tuesday’s primary election for U.S. president, U.S. Senate a ...
    March 12, 2016 - 11:00 pm
  • GOP candidate Trump calls off rally due to security concerns

    CHICAGO – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump canceled one of his signature rallies on Friday, calling off the event in Chicago due to safe ...
    March 11, 2016 - 8:31 pm
  • 2 Republicans, 2 Democrats vie for Illinois 6th Congressional District nod

    Republican and Democratic voters alike will have a choice Tuesday regarding who runs in the Nov. 8 election for the 6th Congressional District.
    March 11, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • 10 Things to Know for March 10; Trump pivots to general election in unorthodox way

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    March 10, 2016 - 6:25 am
  • 5 GOP candidates running in rural McHenry County Board District 6

    Republican voters in rural McHenry County Board District 6 have to narrow down a field of five candidates to two in next Tuesday’s primary.
    March 10, 2016 - 12:31 am
  • VIDEO: McHenry County testing voting machines for 2016 primary election

    WOODSTOCK — McHenry County Clerk Mary McClellan describes the testing of voting machines in preparation for the primary election next week.
    March 9, 2016 - 4:41 pm
  • Woodstock man removed McHenry County state's attorney campaign sign, police say

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake police charged a 51-year-old Woodstock man with theft after they said he took a sign belonging to state’s attorney hopeful ...
    March 10, 2016 - 12:22 am
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